April 2, 2003

NEW YORK (AdAge.com) — “Catfight,” the commercial created by WPP Group’s Ogilvy & Mather of New York for Miller Lite beer, has won the Advertising Women of New York’s “Grand Ugly” award as the piece of TV advertising that portrayed women in the most offensive manner during the past year.

The dubious honor was bestowed as part of AWNY’s annual Good, Bad & Ugly Awards ceremony last night at the Copacabana nightclub in Manhattan.

Media Markt, a German company whose print advertisement showed a women with three breasts and the tagline “There’s more inside than you think,” won the Grand Ugly award for print. The ad was created by agency Redblue.

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